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  1. Airline in restive Xinjiang begins self-defence classes for flight attendantsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    A Xinjiang airline has started providing self-defence training for cabin crew amid heightened security concerns in the wake of unrest and "terrorism" in the autonomous region.

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  2. Chinese police to receive gun trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Nation

    BEIJING : Police in China are set to receive firearms training as part of a nationwide plan to boost armed patrols, state media said Tuesday, after a string of high-profile violent incidents.

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  3. The Perils of Going Online in XinjiangRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | China Digital Times

    This is the Uighur web. The space can be defined as the Internet as it exists within the borders of China's far western autonomous region of Xinjiang, the homeland of the Turkic-language-speaking, mostly Muslim Uighur minority.

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  4. China's police chief stresses Xinjiang stabilityRead the original story

    Yesterday | People's Daily Online

    Chinese Minister of Public Security Guo Shengkun has called for improved combat ability and precautionary measures to fight terrorism to ensure sustained social stability in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwest China.

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  5. Xinjiang police seize 400 imitation guns, 230,000 bulletsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Police authorities in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, have seized more than 400 imitation guns and 230,000 bullets.

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  6. Welcome to the Uighur WebRead the original story

    Yesterday | Foreign Policy

    China's Internet is vast, with millions of sites and more than 618 million users.

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  7. Beckham launches fund to support youth soccer in ChinaRead the original story

    Yesterday | People's Daily Online

    Former captain of England soccer team David Beckham attends a ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing April 21, 2014.

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  8. GM to battle VW in China with $12 billion investment and new plantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 20 | West Australian

    GM expects its China sales to expand 8-10 percent this year, in line with the overall growth of the Chinese market, where foreign firms, such as Volkswagen AG "We are investing wisely and accelerating our vehicle development and manufacturing to keep pace with market demand.

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  9. More than 1,000 armed police start patrols in ShanghaiRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | South China Morning Post

    The Ministry of Public Security said last month that more armed patrols would be introduced around the country in the wake of the knife attacks at Kunming railway station on March 1. Twenty-nine people and four assailants were killed during the attacks that officials have blamed on Muslim separatists from Xinjiang.

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  10. A year without Internet in Xinjiang [China Daily: Hong Kong Edition]Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    URUMQI - What would life be like without the Internet? On July 5, 2009, rock-flinging and knife-wielding thugs looted shops, torched vehicles, killed nearly 200 people and injured another 1,700 in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

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  11. Xinhua Insight: A year without Internet in XinjiangRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Xinhuanet

    On July 5, 2009, rock-flinging and knife-wielding thugs looted shops, torched vehicles, killed nearly 200 people and injured another 1,700 in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

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  12. Shanghai relaxes controls on armed patrolsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | Xinhuanet

    More than 1,000 policemen in Shanghai began carrying revolvers while on patrol Sunday as China tightens public security to deal with serious violent crimes.

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  13. A Uyghur Food Truck to Hit the Streets of BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Free Republic

    In what will be a first for New England and perhaps even the rest of the United States, Boston is about to get its very own Uyghur food truck.

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  14. China Xinjiang teen dies after police clash: reportRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The China Post

    A teenager in China's Xinjiang has died after speeding past police checkpoints and clashing with officers, state media said Thursday, in the latest violence to hit the restive far-western region.

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  15. China Xinjiang teen 'dies after police clash'Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Yahoo!

    A teenager in China's Xinjiang has died after speeding past police checkpoints and clashing with officers, state media said Thursday, in the latest violence to hit the restive far-western region.

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  16. Xinjiang rumormonger detained after attacker's deathRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | People's Daily Online

    Police in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region have detained a man for spreading rumors that a motorcyclist was shot dead by police for running a red light, a local news website said Thursday.

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  17. Chinese police shoot man dead at checkpoint in XinjiangRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | AlertNet

    Police in China's far-western region of Xinjiang have shot dead a man who drove through a security checkpoint, the local government said on Thursday, the latest violence to hit the troubled area with a large Muslim population.

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  18. Xinhua Insight: Baby hatches continue to highlight welfare concernsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Xinhuanet

    A baby hatch will come into service in China's farwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on June 1, reinforcing the country's determination in protecting the rights of unwanted children.

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  19. Mainland police to receive special weapons trainingRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | South China Morning Post

    A policeman waves a pistol during deadly ethnic riots in Urumqi, Xinjiang in July, 2009 that left 140 dead and 800 wounded.

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  20. Urumqi SWAT kicks off drill against violenceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 3 | People's Daily Online

    The Urumqi SWAT team performs a drill on April 2, 2014,in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region designed to counter violence and security emergencies. [Photo: CRI Online]

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